First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index Fund
Energy & Utilities
CenterPoint Energy’s (CNP) present dividend yield of 4.1% has been driven by dividend growth and price loss.
Shares of Guess (GES) fell ~18% on February 1, 2018, after model and actress Kate Upton accused the company’s cofounder, Paul Marciano, of sexually and emotionally harassing women.
Kohl’s (KSS) net sales rose 1% in 2015 before slumping 3% in 2016.
Tech & Comm Services
CenturyLink (CTL) posted a fall in revenue of 2.4% in 2016 after a 1.0% fall in 2015. Legacy services and the data integration segments drove the fall.
Revenue and earnings Host Hotels & Resorts (HST), a hotel REIT, is involved in the possession and operation of US hotel properties. The company’s revenue was almost flat in 2015 and 2016, driven by rooms and food and beverages. Its operating costs and expenses rose 1%–2% in 2015 and 2016., while its interest expenses fell 32% […]
Company & Industry Overviews
On March 6, 2017, Olin (OLN) announced the pricing of its $500.0 million senior notes. It said the notes will be issued at 100.0% par value.